Description: 18, 19 and 20, the Green
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 282391
OS Grid Reference: TM4846297389
OS Grid Coordinates: 648462, 297389
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5177, 1.6607
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SOMERLEYTON THE GREEN
TM 49 NE
4/40 No 18,19 and 20
Row of 3 estate cottages. Circa 1850. Pale yellow brick with a roof of mid
C20 concrete plaintiles. Picturesque style. Symmetrical form to the green,
with 2 gables set forward. 2 storeys. 4 windows, mullion and transom
casements under cambered arches; the original lead lattice cames only remain
in the upper part of each light. The front gables have 4-light canted bays to
the ground floor with concrete-plaintiled roofs. 2 gabled half-dormers to
centre. 3 boarded entrance doors, 2 placed in the inner returns of the
projecting wings. Shaped bargeboards to all gables. 4 stacks with grouped
flues, mostly set diamondwise. Included for group value as part of the model
village of estate workers' cottages built around the green for Sir Morton Peto
to the designs of John Thomas.
Listing NGR: TM4846297389
Source: English Heritage
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